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Weekend Getaways

This Road Trip is One For The Bucket List

Spot | Posted 08.24.2015 | Travel
Spot

North of San Francisco lies a stretch of California coastline that nobody ever tells you about. Locals play sly. And tourists? It rarely crosses their radar. But it's road-trip country at its best, checking all the right boxes from secret beaches to neck-craning views.

5 Things to Love About Cape Cod

Travelzoo | Posted 08.21.2015 | Travel
Travelzoo

As Massachusetts' beach-blanketed arm curves North, its inhabitable land begins to stretch thin and gives way to some of the most breathtaking marshland views in New England.

Family Travel Tips

Findery | Posted 06.08.2015 | Travel
Findery

Summer is here! And with that comes summer vacation. Whether you're heading to Europe to take advantage of this year's great exchange rates or you're simply visiting nearby grandparents, your summer will most likely involve some sort of family travel.

How 7 People Would Spend 24 Hours In Philly

Posted 05.19.2015 | Travel

If your knowledge of Philadelphia begins and ends with the “Rocky” montage, get ready to learn that there’s way more to the city than an inspiri...

24-Hour Desert Escape

Shannah L. Compton | Posted 05.05.2015 | Travel
Shannah L. Compton

Take a 24-hour road trip to the mystical and authentically Americana part of the golden state, which has inspired such bands as U2, Queens of the Stone Age and the Foo Fighters.

Mama Is Gonna Fly The Coop!

Megan Morton | Posted 06.24.2015 | Parents
Megan Morton

So, instead of putting a Band-aid on, I am pulling one off. I am doing something I have been too afraid to do... go.

Long Weekend in Woodstock, Vermont

Fodor's | Posted 03.30.2015 | Travel
Fodor's

Beat the winter blues with some time out of town--and outside--in the quaint Vermont village of Woodstock. With outdoor adventures, notable local cuis...

Among Santa Fe's Many Virtues? History, Art, Culture, Hospitality and Killer Vintage Clothing

Bob Richter | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Bob Richter

It's also safe to say that I've never visited a city as friendly as Santa Fe. From the cab drivers to the staff at the hotel, to retailers to strangers on the street, this town is populated by people who clearly love it -- and love sharing it with others.

5 Ways To Do Baltimore On A Budget

AP | By BETH J. HARPAZ | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — Baltimore on a budget? Easy as Edgar Allan Poe. His gravesite is one of a number of memorable places that can be visited around this...

6 Chic Cities for Long Weekend Getaways

Joy Pecknold | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

Summer's over, but the fun needn't fade -- it's weekend warrior season.

Your Next Weekend Trip Just Got More Fabulous

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.30.2014 | Style

'Tis the season for weekend getaways! Escaping for just 48 to 72 hours is sometimes all you need to recharge and refresh. However, packing for such a ...

Best Beach Weekend Getaways

Travel + Leisure | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Summer brings a craving for lazy, sunbaked days featuring ocean breezes and an inclined beach chair. Luckily, you don't need to travel far to stake out your place in the sand: We've collected 18 easy beach weekend getaways from major U.S. cities.

Make the Most of the Coast: A California Getaway to Remember

Kristin Braswell | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel
Kristin Braswell

After ten years as a New York City resident and a taxing, unforgiving winter, my eyes opened for the first time to Southern California's truly natural beauty.

I'll Have St. Pete With A Squeeze Of Lime

John Malik | Posted 06.14.2014 | Taste
John Malik

Waking up to a view of gently swaying sailboats on shimmering salt water set the tone for the weekend.

Weekend Warrior: Two Days in Scottsdale, Arizona

Vitamin Daily | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel
Vitamin Daily

From Frank Lloyd Wright to celebrity sushi, vintage couture to fried cauliflower, VitaminDaily.com editor-in-chief Sarah Bancroft packs plenty of fun into a weekend getaway to Scottsdale, Arizona.

23 Essentials For The Perfect Girlfriends Getaway

Felice Shapiro | Posted 06.06.2014 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

When I think of what takes girlfriend time so far afield from family time, husband/wife time, parent/child time, this is what sings for me. It's about flow, spontaneity, no planning, easy on the expectations, long on the humor, void of judgement, and comfort across topics.

Cold Days, Warm Nights at These Five Great American Ski Towns

BnBFinder.com | Posted 04.19.2014 | Travel
BnBFinder.com

Great ski towns these days aren't just about great slopes. While that is of supreme importance when choosing a mountain to ride, it isn't all that matters when deciding on a ski getaway destination. A beautiful and quaint town, artisan boutiques, friendly locals and personalized lodging are just a few of our criteria.

8 Mistakes That Will Ruin Your Weekend Getaway

Budget Travel | Posted 04.08.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Escaping for a long weekend can be the best, right? But these tragic -- and totally avoidable! -- blunders can turn your quick getaway into "get me outta here!"

How to Make the Most of a Lake Placid Weekend Getaway

offMetro.com | Posted 04.08.2014 | Travel
offMetro.com

Catch an Olympic buzz without going to Sochi with a Lake Placid winter adventure. It offers a smorgasbord of snow-capped activities and a fabulous recreational foundation, thanks to twice hosting the Winter Olympics.

6 City Escapes To Calm Your Mind This Winter

Posted 01.29.2014 | Travel

Winter, it turns out, is hard to get through when you live in a city. There's only so much bitter cold and abundant snowfall that you can take without...

20 Coziest Countryside Getaways in North America and Europe

Joy Pecknold | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

A drop in temperature isn't all bad though, because it means cuddling up to a fire and sipping hot cocoa (or something stiffer).

Great Getaways: Chicago

Budget Travel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel. If you're looking for a fun, affordable Chicago city getaway, the options ...

Off Season Escape: Stockbridge, Massachusetts

offMetro.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
offMetro.com

On a crisp autumn morning not too long ago, I walked out the front door of my room at the Red Lion Inn just off Main Street and headed in the directio...

America's Best Coastal Hotels (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

While hotels and resorts have long leaned on Mother Nature to enhance their guest experiences, few wild assets rival that of prime waterfront real estate. Fortunately, there's a lot of choice for those seeking a great coastal getaway.

What to Do in the Hamptons This Summer

Fathom | Posted 09.28.2013 | Travel
Fathom

Still planning your Hamptons weekend getaway? We have a list of East End must-dos.